The Grey Skate (Dipturus canutus) is a species found on the continental slope off southern Australia, where they are endemic! You can find them from the state of New South Wales all the way to Western Australia.
They can get to be pretty big, up to 90 cm total length (TL), and can possibly be impacted by overfishing due to such a large size getting tangled up and caught as bycatch. A benthic species, you usually observe them at about 400-600 metres deep and mainly caught by trawls and sometimes by longlines. Not much else is known about these animals. The IUCN has assessed them as Endangered (EN) due to a high and constant fishing pressure over a large portion of its range.
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